2016 News Archives

Orange County officials gearing up for the New Year's weekend. Pictured from left to right are: Chief William Worden, City of Port Jervis PD; David Hoovler, District Attorney, Craig Cherry and John Jones, STOP-DWI Program, Kevin Essig, NYSFOP; Ken Jones, Undersheriff; Steve Neuhaus, County Executive and Major Joseph Tripodo, NYSP, Troop F.

"The Allegany County STOP-DWI Program held our Annual Cookies and Wassail Day on Monday, December 12.  This day is presented as an alcohol-free alternative for Christmas parties.  Students from the Cattaraugus-Allegany BOCES in Belmont prepared around 1300 cookies and nine gallons of wassail which were provided to county employees and legislators.  Pictured are Marina Guiney of Cuba-Rushford CS

Monroe County STOP-DWI in conjunction with Rochester Against Intoxicated Driving (RAID), held the 2016 "Lights on for Life" Motorcade on December 10.  This year Monroe County was joined by Genesee, Livingston and Wayne Counties Sheriff's Office's with each supplying a  vehicle for support.

STOP-DWI holds first awards luncheon

posted by Howard B. Owens in STOP-DWI, news.

STOP-DWI Night with the Binghamton Senators and Alliance Sport Marketing on Halloween Weekend! Great puck drop with the New York State Police, Broome County Sheriff's Office, Binghamton Police Department, New York State Park Police, and the New York State University Police!

Officer Jermaine Galloway presented “High in Plain Sight” to 400 professionals from law enforcement, school and community groups t the Emergency Services Center in Orange County.

Monroe County STOP-DWI Program coordinated our first annual  Impaired Driving Victim/Survivor Retreat.

August 30th, was 2016 STOP-DWI Night at the Red Wings in Rochester.  It was a beautiful evening and the weather was perfect.  About ten volunteers showed up to distribute over fifteen hundred lanyards and cards to the game attendee's.  STOP-DWI was grateful that seven victims/survivors volunteered to assemble and distribute the lanyards and cards.


Legislation Links Prior DWIs and DWAIs to BWIs and BWAIs to Provide Harsher Penalties for Repeat Offenders

Albany County STOP-DWI has been displaying their Cab/Cop Car around Albany County this summer.  Delmar EMS hooked them up with the added advertisement on their sign!  Special "shout out" goes to Bethlehem PD for doing the same when the car was in their area.

Thank you to law enforcement and all community members who work tirelessly to keep our New York State roads safe from impaired drivers. Photos provided by New York State Department of Motor Vehicles.